The injury bug is not just bothersome...
It could spell doom for the franchise in Sacramento.
Follow this disaster scenario...
Without Samuel Dalembert to add depth and provide quality minutes, DeMarcus Cousins struggles mightily.
Nagging injuries to Tyreke Evans and Beno Udrih linger until December.
They get out of the gate by losing eight of their first 10 games.
The early losing dampens the hope of the Kings fans.
Arco Arena is soon half full and there is no buzz in town.
A deal for a new arena is virtually dead.
Geoff Petrie's hands are tied and he can't make a trade to turn the team's fortunes.
The Maloofs begin to ponder their options.
The midseason deadline for relocation approaches fast...
What happens then?